Leigh Ann goodin photography

It was 32 degrees. It felt like 19 at the top of Mount Cheaha. But that wasn’t going to stop Anna + Danny from promising forever on that January day. Danny’s father performed a quick elopement ceremony on Alabama’s highest point for his son and new daughter in law. Danny’s mom, Anna’s parents, and her […]

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January 22, 2020

Up on the 15th floor of the Elyton Hotel, the wind was howling. The rain starting falling but the fun never stopped. Caroline was busy getting ready for her big day! Rain or shine, soon it would soon be time to go see her groom! Gage was waiting patiently downstairs. They would have their first […]

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January 14, 2020

The beautiful fall sun shined through the trees over the lake. It was 60 degrees with a light breeze and not a cloud in sight. Casey + Mitch’s closest family and friends gathered in front of an arbor adorned with perfect florals of burgundy and green with pops of navy on the first Saturday of […]

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November 6, 2019

The rain fell outside the barn at bennett flats. There was a touch of fall finally in the air after a long, hot summer. Josiah stood in front of his closest family and friends and waited to see his bride for the first time. When Kelsey turned the corner and walked down the aisle, her […]

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October 22, 2019

Is there rain in the forecast for your wedding day? Or is a rainy wedding day something from your worst nightmares? No worries! Here are three tips to ease your mind on how we make rainy day wedding portraits work! 1. Use Clear Umbrellas I keep three clear umbrellas with me just in case! These […]

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October 17, 2019

Two families gathered around a picture window in a charming, old, southern home on a warm October afternoon. The large french doors opened at the back of the room. Lacy came down the aisle toward Derek, each of them smiling from ear to ear and they vowed to love one another forever. Since Lacy + […]

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October 15, 2019

The whole room was filled with the sounds of worship as the guests at Katie + Brandon’s Nashville church wedding sang. It was easily the most powerful moment of any wedding ceremony I’d been a part of. Along with the groom, friends and family raised their hands in worship as the guitar played “Great Are […]

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July 19, 2019

We popped outside of The Barn at Shady Lane to snap a couple bridal portraits before Rebecca + Nick headed back into their reception. The golden light was a surprise. No one expected it, since it had been overcast and breezy all day. It was magical, like the sun popping behind in behind the trees […]

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May 25, 2019

The sun was shining. The bride was beaming, tucked away behind closed doors. An arbor of carefully placed florals sat perfectly in front of the dock. Guests fanned themselves with their programs and waited eagerly for the bride to come down the sidewalk. The sidewalk of Anne’s family lake house had been transformed into the […]

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May 24, 2019

Excitement filled the air. The talented crew was decorating the most beautiful fireplace I’d ever seen. The girls were tucked away in the white bridal suite getting their hair and makeup styled just right. The guys were up the spiral staircase playing Mario Kart, their blue suits hanging beside them. Stunning white florals amongst the […]

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May 11, 2019